Harmonica Lesson: Thinking out loud by Ed Sheeran Tab

Harmonica TAB: Ed Sheeran - Thinking out loud

Learn to play this cool Ed Sheeran song on your harmonica. Thinking out loud is the title and you’ll find the tab below on this page.

The song was written by Ed Sheeran and Amy Wadge, and released in September 2014 as one of the album singles. After the first week, the release has reached the top spot in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, Denmark and many other countries, reaching the 2nd position on both the US Billboard Hot 100 and the Canadian Hot 100.

In order to play this tune we use a D harmonica and we play in 1st position. The song key is D major.

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How to read the tab:

+ symbol means blow note.

‘ means half-tone bent note.

‘’ means whole-tone bent note.

‘’’ means three-step bent note.

Here is the Ed Sheran, Thinking out loud tab for harmonica:

5+ 6+ 6 6+ 5+ 4 4+ 4 5+ 3’’ 4+

5+ 6+ 6 6+ 5+ 4 4+ 4+

5+ 6+ 6 6+ 5+ 4 4+ 4 5+ 3’’ 4+

5+ 6+ 6 6+ 5+ 4 4+ 4+

6+ 7+ 8 8+ 7+ 6+ 7+ 8 8+ 8+ 8 8 9+ 8+ 7+

6+ 7+ 8 8+ 7+ 6+ 7+ 8 8+ 8+ 8 8 9+ 8+ 7+ 8 8+

8+ 8 7+ 8 6

8+ 9+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 8 7+ 8 7+ 8+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 8 7+ 8

6+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 8 7+ 8 7+ 8+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 8 7+ 8

6+ 7+ 8 8+ 8 7+ 7+ 8 8+ 9+ 9+ 9+ 9 9 9 8+ 8+ 8+

8+ 9+ 9+ 9 9 9 8+ 8+ 9+ 8+ 8 7+ 9+ 9+ 9+ 9 9 9 8+ 8+

6+ 7+ 8 8+ 8 7+ 8

8+ 8 7+ 8+ 7+ 7 7+

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